When we hear 'pre-game' we tend to think of cramped apartments with a handle of crappy vodka being passed around. We're here to change that preconception. We've put together a list of essentials to hold the perfect pre-game before a night out on the town. Sure, bars and clubs can be sufficient enough for a fun-filled night-- but sometimes you just need that extra (and cheaper) kick beforehand with friends. Check out our slideshow to find everything from the best mixers to a hand-picked Spotify playlist we've put together for your next pre-game!

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